SW Colorado Real Estate News

Gorgeous 13.6 acre parcel in the Horse Gulch system
May21

Gorgeous 13.6 acre parcel in the Horse Gulch system

Listed by Homes in Durango 4871 CR 237 $749,000 Description Welcome to 4871 CR 237, a gorgeous 13.6 acre parcel in the Horse Gulch system, complete with a newer metal building that has potential to be turned into a modern home with lots of possibilities. Located less than 9 miles from Downtown Durango and only 15 minutes to Mercy Hospital, this property features a two level, insulated 35x’x38′ metal building with double...

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Meet Kris Daly of The Wells Group
May15

Meet Kris Daly of The Wells Group

Not only am I your resort area real estate expert – I can tell you the best places to hike, fish, paddle-board, golf, dine and have a “night out”! With a full service and focused market approach, you can be assured that I’ve got you covered; not only do I know this resort area like no other, but I love and live in it too! Please be sure to call or stop by the office next time you’re up this way! I am so grateful and blessed to live in such an inspiring community, doing what I love most, sharing that appreciation with great friends, family and clients I have maintained strong relationships with over the years. This is home…. And, I look forward to working with you in finding your next home too.

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Durango Colorado Real Estate
May02

Durango Colorado Real Estate

Durango Colorado Real Estate durangocoloradorealestate.com and the SW Colorado Real Estate Region   Meet Kris Daly Introducing the final phase of Cedar Ridge in Durango! Gorgeous 35 acre lot in Durango HEATED AND AIR CONDITIONED RETAIL SPACE OR OTHER USES Durango Area Commercial Property Search By the La Plata Economic Development Alliance   FUN things to do in Durango and SW Colorado Restaurants Whatever you're...

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March 2022 Statewide Statistics
Apr28

March 2022 Statewide Statistics

Every month the Colorado Association of REALTORS® (CAR) releases statewide real estate statistics and key metrics so we can review past trends and try to see where the market is headed. In March 2022, there were 9,390 new single-family listings. The year has now totaled 21,545 new listings, of which just 195 were in La Plata County. In 2021, there were 22,355 new listings by this time. This speaks to the inventory drought, resulting...

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Curb Appeal
Apr28

Curb Appeal

Updating the exterior of your home can add a lot of curb appeal to your property. Realtor.com recommends these easy things to spruce up the outside look. Paint can add a fresh new cover not only your house but shed, garage, fence, and more. Picking the right color and maybe a complimentary accent color for the trim will make a world of difference. While you’re looking at the trim, see if it needs any recaulking. The front door can...

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March 2022 DAAR Numbers
Apr28

March 2022 DAAR Numbers

Comparing 2020, 2021, and 2022 1st Quarter Stats is like taking a walk through memory lane of the pandemic. While pandemic feels like a bad word, it is important when considering the impacts on real estate. Q1 2022 more closely resembles Q1 2020, rather than Q1 2021. The total number of home sales in La Plata County in Q1 2020 was 208, Q1 2021 saw 251, and Q1 2022 saw 202 units sold. This trend continues across most of the rest of the...

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320 Acre property with breath-taking views
Apr23

320 Acre property with breath-taking views

  Absolutely stunning 320 acre property with breathtaking 360 degree views and ‘in your face’ La Plata Mountain views. There is approximately 160 acres in natural grasses and approximately 160 acres is heavily wooded for total privacy so you have the best of both worlds with grassy meadow areas and private forested areas. This is a spectacular property for hunting elk, deer and bears. This property is best suited for...

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Flight from big cities INCREASES despite end of pandemic with record numbers
Apr18

Flight from big cities INCREASES despite end of pandemic with record numbers

Flight from big cities INCREASES despite end of pandemic with record numbers of homebuyers relocating from coastal cities like San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York and Seattle to more affordable areas to beat inflation and work from home A report shows 32.3 percent of Redfin users were looking to move to a different metropolitan area in the first quarter of 2022 Those numbers are up from 31.5 percent a year ago and 26 percent in 2019 ...

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Over 11 acres in Trappers Crossing
Apr15

Over 11 acres in Trappers Crossing

Description As soon as you pull into the driveway, you can see that this one-level, 3,933 square foot home was thoughtfully planned to be a work of art. Located on over 11 acres in the illustrious Trapper’s Crossing neighborhood. The home was custom designed for entertaining, and ease of living all on one level. As you enter the home you will see the custom details throughout: custom wood doors (handmade in Silverton), hickory...

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Meet Rebecca Balboni from Durango Horse Properties
Apr09

Meet Rebecca Balboni from Durango Horse Properties

Rebecca knew from the moment she first arrived in Durango in 2002 that this was the community for her. She is a certified Real Estate Negotiation Expert and designated Seller’s Representative Specialist. Her commitment to ongoing training, professionalism, integrity, enthusiasm for the Durango area, creativity, and keen problem-solving skills fuel results!

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Durango Colorado Real Estate
Apr03

Durango Colorado Real Estate

Durango Colorado Real Estate durangocoloradorealestate.com and the SW Colorado Real Estate Region   Meet Kris Daly Introducing the final phase of Cedar Ridge in Durango!   Gorgeous 35 acre lot in Durango   HEATED AND AIR CONDITIONED RETAIL SPACE OR OTHER USES   Durango Area Commercial Property Search By the La Plata Economic Development Alliance   FUN things to do in Durango and SW Colorado Restaurants Whatever you're...

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Meet Katri Annast from Homes in Durango
Mar17

Meet Katri Annast from Homes in Durango

After learning from her own personal real estate investments Katri decided to pursue her broker/real estate license. She also believes in giving back to the community having volunteered hundreds of hours with Durango Trails and community centered children’s mountain bike programs Durango Devo and EveryPedal.

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Buyer’s Remorse
Mar15

Buyer’s Remorse

The current competitive market has put more pressure on buyers to make quicker decisions, sometimes leading to buyer remorse. With elevated prices, not getting carried away with the market and losing sight of your own budget is important. When supply is limited and sale prices increase, the odds of finding your dream home at a dream price get slimmer. Having a list of must-haves and keeping to your budget can help make the right...

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Renewing Old Houses
Mar15

Renewing Old Houses

Matt Lavinder, president of New Again Houses in Bristol, TN., addresses how the pandemic changed our view of a home, “A house is no longer just a place to sleep. It’s become a school, an office and a movie theater.” Having these alternate necessities for a home opened up creativity for many families in how to use their square footage. Since inventory has remained low and out median price has increased, many homeowners have opted to...

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Colorado affordable housing developers guide 101
Feb26

Colorado affordable housing developers guide 101

  Thank you for registering for the Colorado Affordable Housing Developers Guide 101 training in Durango. Due to inclement weather, we will be switching to a virtual event, taking place on Microsoft Teams. Event Details Colorado Affordable Housing Developers Guide 101 Tuesday, February 22, 2022 1:00pm to 3:30pm We invite you to join the meeting 10 minutes early to ensure your connection. If you have any difficulties, please...

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Colorado Home Appreciation
Feb16

Colorado Home Appreciation

“Colorado Homes Showed 32% Overall Price Appreciation in 2021 New Coloradoans and the state’s stay-at-home orders during the pandemic have combined to form an unprecedented amount of growth in home values and scarcity in 2021, according to CAR’s 2021 Year-End Market Trends Report. The overall median single-family home price across Colorado went up 32% between 2019 and 2021. “In 2019, we were starting to see a plateau in the real...

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Investment, Retail or Business Opportunity available off HWY 160 in Pagosa Springs
Nov26

Investment, Retail or Business Opportunity available off HWY 160 in Pagosa Springs

PRICED TO SELL AT ONLY $172.44 sq. ft. this 7800 sq. ft. HEATED AND AIR CONDITIONED RETAIL SPACE OR OTHER USES CAN BE APRROVED BY POA LOCATED ONLY 1/8 MILE FROM WAL-MART. INVESTMENT, RETAIL OR BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY OF YOUR CHOICE WITH BREATHTAKING VIEWS OF THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND PAGOSA SPRINGS GOLF COURSE!

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Meet Amber Johnson of Durango Land and Homes
Nov12

Meet Amber Johnson of Durango Land and Homes

Amber Johnson began her professional Real Estate career in Durango in 2000 after completing her BA degree in Humanities at Fort Lewis College. Land conservation, ranching, sustainable agriculture, and preserving as much open space as possible while still accommodating the growing demand for development, is of great interest and importance to Amber. She believes much of the beauty of the West lies in its wildness.

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How do you stage your home for sale?
Nov08

How do you stage your home for sale?

Home staging can range from decluttering and reorganizing to adding homey touches or completely furnishing a house. An agent will help you decide what is best for your property based off the vacancy, layout, and your wants. No matter the level of staging, having the extra aesthetic boost has been proved to sell your home faster and for a higher sales price.

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166 Mama Llama is your next home!
Nov08

166 Mama Llama is your next home!

This property is unique because of it’s ability to have an individual pond for irrigation unlike other parcels in the subdivision, giving the owner more than enough Irrigation water throughout the year. Take a tour through our virtual Matterport 3-D tour and Drone footage then schedule a showing!

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